Nepenthes samar

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Nepenthes samar
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Order: Caryophyllales
Family: Nepenthaceae
Genus: Nepenthes
Species: N. samar
Binomial name
Nepenthes samar
Jebb & Cheek (2013)[1]

Nepenthes samar is a tropical pitcher plant native to the Philippines. It is known only from the island of Samar, after which it is named.[1] It is closely allied to N. merrilliana.[1]


  1. ^ a b c Cheek, M. & M. Jebb 2013. Nepenthes samar (Nepenthaceae), a new species from Samar, Philippines. Blumea 58(1): 82–84. doi:10.3767/000651913X673513